Co2 machinesEver wonder how vape oil or cannabis candies are made? One of the nation's largest cannabis manufacturing facilities is right here in Santa Rosa. KRCB’s Adia White took a tour inside and tells us what happens behind the scenes. 

Regulations in the marijuana industry are constantly changing both in California and in Sonoma County. In part two of this story, we look at how CannaCraft has managed to grow into one of the largest cannabis manufacturing businesses in the Country despite this instability.

(Image: A CannaCraft employee monitors the extractors. Credit: Adia White) 

 

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    October 14, 2019

    Fire Survivors React to Power Shut-off

    Millions of Californians had their power shut off last week by Pacific Gas and Electric Company as a way to help prevent wildfires from starting during dangerous conditions. As part of a five-part series dedicated to the anniversaries of the Tubbs and Camp Fires, we look into how these two…
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    October 09, 2019

    Residents Observe Anniversary of the Sonoma Complex Fires

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    October 09, 2019

    Sonoma County Ridesharing Service Aims to Help Women Feel Safer

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    October 08, 2019

    Fire Survivors Demand Insurance Companies Continue to Cover Rent

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    Oct 03, 2019

    Smokey the Bear Has Affected Forest Management for Decades

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    Sep 27, 2019

    Julián Castro Addresses Top Issues Facing Californians

    Presidential candidate Julián Castro visited our studio for a live interview on Thursday. Castro served as the Secretary of Housing and Urban…
  • Sep 24, 2019

    Rohnert Park Opens Emergency Cooling Centers

    With extreme temperatures forecast today and tomorrow, Rohnert Park is opening two cooling centers. One at the Rohnert Park Community Center, the…
  • Sep 24, 2019

    Santa Rosa Will Open Cooling Centers Tuesday and Wednesday

    A Heat Advisory for the North Bay has been issued by the National Weather Service for Tuesday, September 24 and Wednesday, September 25 from 11:00…
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    Sep 23, 2019

    Group Asks Santa Rosa Businesses to Hasten $15 Minimum Wage

    The state of California is planning for a minimum wage hike to $15 per hour. But it won’t fully take effect until 2023. Marty Bennett has been…
  • Sep 23, 2019

    PG&E Announces Planned Public Safety Power Shut Offs for This Week

    Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) is monitoring hot, dry and windy weather over the next few days and expects to shut off power for safety in…
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    Sep 19, 2019

    West County High School District Negotiates with Teachers

    The West Sonoma County Teachers Association is currently in negotiations with the West Sonoma County Union High School District over teachers’…
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    Sep 19, 2019

    West Sonoma County Teachers May Strike Over Salaries

    The West Sonoma County Teachers Association is currently in negotiations with the West Sonoma County Union High School District over teachers’…
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    Sep 18, 2019

    President & CEO Nancy Dobbs to Retire

    SEPTEMBER 19, 2019, SONOMA COUNTY, CA — Northern California Public Media (NCPM), announces that President and Chief Executive Officer Nancy Dobbs…

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